GARDEN CITY, Kan. (KSNW) – The Garden City Fire Department is investigating an arson at a house. The fire happened on Aug. 18, around 5:02 a.m. in the 1600 block of A St.
Fire crews arrived, and the Garden City Police Department already had the fire extinguished.
Firefighters began investigating around the house and noticed a strong smell of accelerant. Another investigator was called and identified possible ignitable liquid trails and burn marks on the home’s exterior siding.
A state investigator and accelerant K-9 were requested from the Kansas State Fire Marshal’s Office to assist in the case. The investigation is continuing.
No injuries were reported in the fire.